For the Sake of Elena. I choose this book because I read the first part of this book last year in my Language arts class. Selected pages Title Page. As she travels, Parvana finds friends — a starving, orphaned baby; a strange, hostile boy; a solitary girl who darts in and out of the minefields to find food. Parvana goes on a journey looking for her family and picks up a few friends along the way.

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A long-t Deborah Ellis has achieved international acclaim with her courageous and dramatic books that give Western readers a glimpse into the plight of children in developing countries. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Parvana’s Journey

As they forge their own family in the war zone that Deborab has become, their resilience, imagination and luck help them survive.

All alone and not even certain of where she is going, Parvana recites multiplication tables, just as her father taught her, to keep her going during the most trying times.

The reissue includes a new cover and map, and an updated author’s note and a glossary provide young readers with background and context.

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Parvana’s Journey (The Breadwinner, #2) by Deborah Ellis

Parvana’s Journey is a great book of realistic fiction and should be read by someone who has completed ‘The Breadwinner’ or parvanas journey by deborah ellis anyone interested in learning about the atrocities against women and children by the Taliban in Afghanistan.


A sequel to the international young adult bestseller, Parvanathis is the gripping story of a young girl’s journey in search of her family, somewhere in war-ravaged Afghanistan, and of her courage and compassion in the face of many shocking hardships along jkurney way. The Breadwinner was the first book written by Ellis. I personally thought that this novel was a great sequal.

Account Options Sign in. She has to find her family by her own. This book does a parvanas journey by deborah ellis job at catching new readers up to date without it feeling contrived. Deborah Ellis has been to Afghan refugee camps and heard many stories like Parvana’s. One of my most favorit Just like the first book in this series, I thought this second book was just as great, but of course in a different way.

Also, the book made me cry at times. The third book, Mud City that follows Parvana’s friend, has been ordered. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Ellis creates another challenging, fast-moving story about the will to survive, even in the youngest, most vulnerable souls.

The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm. She has disguised herself as a boy and travels alone, a dangerous thing to do because being a year old it has begun to be more and more difficult to hide womanliness.


Parvana’s Journey

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Although this book’s main conflict is also not solved by the characters really doing anything, I think it works much better in this case. The Breadwinner ends with the main conflict of the story not being solved by the characters at all and then it concludes without it even feeling like an ending. Open Preview See a Problem?

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I want to know what it happened in the second part of this book so I start reading it. That is the reason why I decided to read this second installment. Mud City Deborah Ellis. Oxford University Press Amazon. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. At the beginning of this second book, we learn that Parvana’s father died on their restless journey to find Parvana’s mother and sisters. Looking for beautiful books?